You And Your Vote in 1963

By | December 21, 2016

From the film Australia Collection. Made by the Commonwealth Film Unit 1963. Directed by Loch Townsend. A film guide to the correct method of voting in Commonwealth elections, including a brief history of voting procedures. In an attempt to overcome informal voting in Senate elections, an account is given of the work of the Electoral Office and the correct way in which a vote should be recorded.

Please note that this is an archival film and voting procedures and rules have changed since this film was made and some of the instructions shown here are no longer valid. You can see the current electoral requirements here: